Here is a list of 50+ Christmas names. I included a little blurb about each name and why it’s considered a “Christmas” kind of name. I think these are great names for babies born any time of year, but maybe especially for those Winter babies.
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This festive Evergreen has long been used during winter solstice celebrations to ward off evil spirits and celebrate new growth. read more about this and other Christmas names at mirror.com
Clara means “clear and bright” and is also the name of the main character in the Classic Christmas ballet “The Nutcracker”
Stella means “star,” so fits perfectly into the category of Christmas names.
Natalie means “birthday of the Lord”
Noelle means “Christmas”
From the holly tree. This plant with red berries is synonymous with Christmas and is often used to decorate homes. read more about this and other Christmas names at mirror.com
Mary, mother of Jesus, is a major feature in the Christmas story.
Angela means “Angel” and Angels play a huge role in the Christmas story
The name Felix is of Latin origin and means happy and prosperous. Which are both great traits that we associate with Christmas. read more about this and other Christmas names at mirror.com
Christmas, to me, is ultimately about peace coming to the world - the promise of a future of peace. Pas, meaning peace, is the perfect Christmas name.
Saint Nicholas has long been associated with Christmas. read about the real Saint Nicholas
Juniper is an evergreen shrub and a perfect addition to Christmas celebrations
Paloma means “dove”
Joseph, husband to Mary, features prominently in the Christmas story of Jesus’ birth.
Christian is the name eventually given to followers of Jesus, whose birth we celebrate at Christmas - so this seems an obvious Christmas name to me!
Lucian means “light” and any name meaning “light” sounds like Christmas to me.
Noel means “Christmas”
Beth is normally short for Bethany or Elizabeth - but it could be short for Bethlehem, the city of Jesus’ birth.
Christmas celebrates faith, faith in a God who came, who cares, who sees.
Felicity means good fortune and happiness - sounds like Christmas to me.
Ginger is a popular spice around Christmas time. I particularly love Gingerbread creations.
Eve means life.
I mean . . . of course “Christmas” is a Christmas name!
Another name meaning light.
Cane has so many meanings in different languages, but I think what makes it a Christmas name is simply the fact that the Candy Cane is such a quintessential Christmas candy.
According to tradition, Caspar is the name of one of the wise men who visited a young Jesus with gifts
The name of the reindeer made famous by the storied song about the little reindeer with the red nose who works for Santa Claus.
Tannon means “fir tree”
I have a whole post of Christmas tree coloring pages
Another name meaning “light” - definitely Christmas
Snow isn’t everywhere at Christmas time, of course, but it’s a pretty generally associated with the holiday - enough that I’m comfortable calling “Snow” a Christmas name.
Lumi means “snow”
Neva means “snow”
There is no drummer boy in the original Christmas story, but the song about the drummer boy is a classic at this point.
Avery means “elf king”
Candy plays a pretty prominent role in a lot of Christmas celebrations, so Candi seems to be a good name to associate with the holiday.
A Caroline abbreviation that was wildly popular with Mom's generation...or Grandma's. At one time it was a name for baby girls born at Christmas. because of its association with Christmas carols. read more about Christmas names at nameberry
Glory means worship or praise.
Gloria means Glory
Hermione means “messenger” and the Christmas story is full of messengers, so I think it’s a great Christmas name. Hermione has gained popularity because of the Harry Potter books, which each feature scenes at Christmas time and the movies get a rewatch around Christmas time in some homes.
Merry is a girl’s name of English origin, meaning “joyful or lighthearted.” What more could you want for baby? Commonly associated with just the word “merry,” this sweet name may also be a short form of the Welsh name Meredith. read more about Merry at The Bumb
Natalia means “Christmas day”